Once a user has the Avast software on their computer. The software makes it difficult for removal for some users. This is where this handy software comes to play and make things that are difficult, now easy to do.
Looks like some user's are experiencing this ongoing problem and I wished that Microsoft could fix this so that it goes away.
I just don't understand on when something is plug and play it cannot easily be detected.
If users haven't noticed yet, Uber has undergone some redesigns and logo changes on its application. Let's hope that they also get better at how they are doing things so that we can enjoy what they became famous for.
Looks like Kaspersky reversal of government ban looks less likely to happen. The company has been attacked by the U.S government and homeland security for banning the government on using their product. It looks like other companies have followed the government's pattern and moved to another antivirus solution. Don't think that anything now, will salvage their reputation.
Looks like Microsoft has plans to manage desktops and if this gets system administrator approval, what that means is a better way to provide users with preconfigured Windows 10 pc hardware.
The cost will vary on the size of the company, but other companies will soon to follow.
If you have a Windows computer that your unable to do any more updates because the hardware is unsupported. Here is the fix for it. It's unfortunate that most things will not work correctly unless you do the updates.
Looks like phone companies now want access to be your Online Identity so that users can stop using passwords. And it's a good idea, but unrealistic because in order for a company to be credible, they should at least be advance on preventing identity theft. And right now all of these companies are struggling to stay secure and defeat identity theft.
Looks like Windows 10 is warning users not to install Chrome or Firefox. Talk about something that doesn't make sense. Well, it looks like it's Microsoft propaganda to force users to use their garbage browsers that freeze and crash every now and then.
Maybe if they made a good browser, I then could recommend it. But it's not likely and it's not likely that they will ever win their foolish browser war. You decide. And when you get tired of the nonsense then install Chrome and Firefox to do your web browsing.
Looks like Apple is cleaning up an application that appears to be Adware from it's Apple store. This is is not the first time and we can see this continuing as time goes on. But if your adware and want to be added to the app store, think again.
Looking for a better way to track your employee's who work remotely. Here are T Sheets from Quickbooks and it will simplify your way of doing time sheets and works with several other payroll software. Worth to try.
Makes you wonder how agencies can hire a spy and post it with ease on LinkedIn and get results. This is what some other countries did and from the looks of it, this is bigger than what anyone can imagine.
Chrome users using Bitdefender have quite a problem. Looks like Chrome has a new application that prompts users to remove them if they're incompatible. And there might be more incompatible software to come.
Want to prevent others from going to websites that are not approved in your household. This is a difficult topic to talk to with family members. But if you want to restrict these sites here are some great links to help you filter out these websites.
Tired of Google tracking you where ever you go. Just because you disabled Google tracking doesn't mean that it stop tracking you. The key is to pause the Web and App Activity. For more information see link below.
Internet Explorer stopped working in Windows 10 and you want to know what you need to do to get it up and running.
Well here is a great start to getting IE back and hoping that Microsoft repairs this soon.
Looks like iPhone is stepping away for providing dongles to users. I guess Apple is starting to figure things out and see that there is now a market for these dongles and maybe it's time to cash in on these.
What's the real reason why people are wrapping their car keys with aluminum foil? Well, it looks like there are a concern security breach keys from automobiles. If your an owner of keyless cars, you might want to watch this. Link
Looks like the new version of Ccleaner is causing an uproar with some users. If you are already getting annoyed with this feature here are the tips to disable it.
Ccleaner should have thought twice before enabling this option and I hope they quickly fix their application before user's start thinking twice about having this software on their computer.
Looks like some user's think there is always a better way to search the phone directory without using Google. Now you can try others, but here is the real information on why some searches come back unknown or not found. So before you pay for premium service, read this first.
If you have this application on your MAC its time to remove it. The software looks like it was sending information to a third party on browser history, the software you use and your iTunes history. It's unfortunate that even when security experts tried to tell Apple, it took months for them to respond back and remove it from the Apple store.
Apple is slowly but surely losing control of its famous App store.
Looks like Amazon has a simple parts finder application for your home improvements. No need to go crazy and search everywhere to find these parts.
Now hopefully Amazon will have these items in stock and at an affordable price to get you what you need when you need it.
Windows 10 has some good features and bad features. One feature I hate is when things go wrong for user's and you start getting File System Errors when opening pictures.
If you have encountered this problem, you might want to take a look at this site for the fix.
Here are a few iOS security settings you need to change as soon as you can so your phone is protected. Apple is pushing out updates but some of these settings still need to be changed, so that your phone is secure.
Looks like some user's are challenging Google's new Gmail design called Confidential Mode.
In Confidential Mode a user get's a sensitive email and the email is activated by clicking a link inside to read the mail. This is where the risk is, and I could understand why some security experts already dislike this feature.
In retaliation, Gmail response was simple by saying that this new feature poses no security threat.
Adobe is launching Photoshop on iPad and it's about time and long overdue. Now the user's can be portable and have a powerful iPad on the go. Eventually, all of iPad's functions will be iPad accessible.
If users want to purchase Office 2019 this is what it comes with and how much is going to cost you.
Users should be cautious before than buy any Microsoft Office products in the future.
Microsoft is changing their packages and unless you sign up for O365 user's are going to see a lot of new changes in Office.
Looks like this is not a good year for Apple. Try buying a new MacBook Pro with poor performance and overheating problems. This is what new Apple computer owners got when they got their hands on the new improved MacBook Pro.
This is just the beginning of the end of such a beautiful company.
Here is a way to become a Great Search Master in Google. The classes are simple and it will help you get better at being able to search websites on the internet. Great course to master Google's great searching capabilities.
Need your Android phone contacts synced to iPhone. It's not that difficult to do once your watch this simple video and use the Gmail console to do most of your hard work.
The end results are so rewarding.
Looks like Chrome is updating its browser in version 67 and now the browser will have a security feature named site isolation. Making it difficult for hackers to steal your data. But new features come with a heavy disadvantage which is more memory consumption. So not many users will be happy with this feature.
Looks like this new Windows 10 Update is causing a lot of problems for users. If you were going to try the new update. Stop, wait and read this article first. This will save you hours of trying to figure out what's wrong with your computer after the update.
Router security is changing drastically and now the future of firmware updates will be a thing of the past, once these applications are setup correctly. It's the best option for making sure home user's and business are protected day in and day out.
User's who have 32gb of flash storage should be aware as well as the user's who don't have at least 10gb of space on their computer.
Microsoft new Windows 10 update this October will cause a problem for users to update if these requirements are not met. You do have choices, but it will not be the norm for everyone.
Looks like Netflix is speeding up their movie times by doing it smarter by letting user's download their movies to watch at a later time in areas where there is no internet. It's a great move for the company and a better way to watch movies on the go.
Talk about Artificial Intelligence getting very human-like and very personal to users. Get ready for the new AI assistant coming near to you. It's only a matter of time before it takes over in our daily lives.
Here is a great back drive software for your computer so that when you reinstall the OS, you can easily restore the original drivers for the devices on your computer. The easy way to get your computer up and going.
Here are simple steps to shutdown or wake up a pc on a Lan. Please note that this only works for some devices and you can try to install the Wake on Lan software to make it work but it really all depends on the hardware.
Here a great way to show those perfect PowerPoint presentations without video. It's going to take some work for you to convert it, but the end results are that you can play your presentation where ever you go, with or without the Internet.
Intel AMT has some wonderful features, it's just to bad that they can somehow secure the feature from hackers. But it's great to know what it can do and how Intel is positioning itself in the future for upcoming chips.
Great way to remotely control your pc in the event when it crashes. The only bad thing is that not all Intel processors support it. But if your does, you need to activate it and in the long run, it will save you hours of headaches on troubleshooting the computer problems.
The internet is full of threats and with this comes to a commonly mentioned threat known as Potentially Unwanted Programs known as pups.
These programs bleed your computer of resources by slowing down your system and in some cases infecting your computer with unwanted programs and software.
The threats are very real and not many antivirus and malware companies consider this a problem yet. Here is more information on why pups exist and the reason why you should always remove them from your computer.
I don't know how long this is going to last but it will be worth reviewing until another software company catches up on protecting the everyday user.
Right now it looks like Sophos is the software you should be reviewing.
Looks like Amazon is moving into the hotel business and this could change drastically on how we order room service and get guest information when we are traveling away from home. Not only is this going to make Alexa great again, but definitely going to make room service much quicker.
This could be your next new remote control using Alexa. Now I am still sketchy on how good this product can really be without the use of a remote control, but regardless it's a great start for Amazon to get into the home.
Looks like Microsoft AI challenge was not only done in a record time but smoothing out updates so that they are easily fixed and patched immediately. If all goes well, we could be looking at a better approaching in patching future systems in no time. Link
Everyone should know what this is and how they should stay safe while safeguarding their security against fraud. It's the next generation of theft, now that mobile phones are being used for everything.
Getting the Blue Screen of Death error and want to know what it really means or want to review the log so that you can resolve the problem. There are a few software that can easily read these errors like Windows WDK or SDK. For user's who don't have access to this software, there is a third party software that you can install to view these errors. BlueScreenViewer is all you need and it will hopefully help you to your path on fixing your computer problems.
Looks like the Drivers license is going digital and now identifying individuals will hopefully be easier to do now that everything is electronic and hopefully if you are old enough you will not be hassled.
Let's just say within the next five years, driver licenses will change for all states.
If you are one of those buyers who constantly return items, you might want to stick away from Amazon. The online giant has a strict policy on banning buyers who return stuff. It's nothing personal, just business.
Looks like the Amazon Echo has gone portable. Not only will you be able to expand Alexa's reach to other areas in your house. It makes this sweet device so portable, that you can almost bring it anywhere.
Now I don't know why just Amazon will not make a portable version, instead.
When I saw this article, I was excited that they are now pushing for solar powered cell phones. The technology has been around for some time and I was hoping that it would be adopted soon, but it hasn't. Now with Telsa, maybe things will change for the better. Let's see.
I must say it does look really nice.
Now I was excited when I saw this article on how to fix your cordless drill battery. I usually don't post things like this, but I will post things when I see a good hack. This is mostly for those users who are very handy with electronic devices. And I am not surprised that the user was able to get the device to charge after tweaking certain items.
I caution user's since your dealing with live electricity.
Ever wonder why Windows 10 Updates keep on failing. Most of the time it's just as simple as your computer just cannot support Windows 10. Usually, because of a needed driver or firmware update, or for most of us, the hardware is no longer supported. In most cases, you're better off just buy a new computer to be done with the problem.
This neat application from the Google Play store is a lifesaver for kids away from college or for people who need money now and cannot wait for the next day wire transfer or western union. I have used this application several times and I must admit that I am amazed at how quick and fast money easily becomes available for users to spend. The quick and fast way to get money now. Lot's of thanks to Square, Inc for making this happening quickly.
Looks like Google is rolling out family storage share plans and rebranding their online storage service to Google One. The new plans will enable a user's to add up to five family members to their plan. Now let's see how long this works.
Looks like that famous restaurant chain named Chilli's has been hacked and they are advising the user's that if they dined at their restaurants within March and April of this year, it is likely that hackers got your credit card information. Looks like another chain of disasters to come from the restaurant.
Facebook is tracking you and here is what you need to know if your concern with your privacy.
Now if you are a little concern then look into Facebook purity which will help you limit what you put on your timeline.
Now you can send money with Gmail and snooze email with iOS. These new features have just been added to Gmail and it's only a matter of time before more items are added to everyone's popular email service. Gmail is upgrading there services to bring more to users than just mail.
Looks like Microsoft just recently release a command reference for users to use in command prompt with a detail description on what's it used for. and everyone is excited about it because it's making their lives and list of things to do easily.Making a lot of technicians happier to make their lives easier.
Here is what Microsoft will not tell you about O365 subscriptions. Which is that you as a subscriber are entitled to install the software on five devices that are required by the user only with no product key or installation media.
Looks like this ancestry site was challenged recently by the police department for a DNA matchup and there were very successful. Not only were they able to resolve close case files, but they were lucky enough to nab a serial killer. Now only time will tell before DNA profiling becomes a standard form of investigations.
Every user's should be aware of command tricks and how useful and great they can be. Knowing them will one day help them get out of a simple mess when working on their computer. You never know when they can come handy.
Let's just say that Google is making SMS messages cross-platform and carrier friendly so that everyone can easily read text messages. In the long run, it's only a matter of time before SMS disappears altogether.
Have a monitor that you're running into problems with the way it displays certain things. Well, sometimes it's not the video card or the software but it can be the monitor itself.
Just run these monitor test and confirm that your pixels and display are correct.
Have a Lenovo computer and trying to find out the error code that the computer is telling you so that you can troubleshoot the problem and repair the computer. This program will simplify things for you. So give it a try and see if it works for you.
Looks like these people trusted Google Maps so well that it almost cost some their lives. The next time you plan on taking a road time. Do your research and make sure you double check the directions. Until Google Maps gets their kinks together. Things like this are going to be the usual.
Here is some great information on those warranty void stickers. Let's just say if for one reason or another you remove the sticker, guess what it's no big deal. If the company tells you otherwise, you then educate them and tell them what they are doing is illegal. And here is how.
Here are the instructions on how to calibrate a Windows 10 laptop battery. It's pretty simple and good to know just in case you need to go portable with your laptop and need the battery to last as long as it can.
I feel this writer's frustration on current network problems and understand where he is coming from. After all these years, the problem is still there and no one is really doing anything about it. Maybe one day someone will listen.
As from this article from Leo, his frustration has been noted by others.
The future of AI looks very good and existing Network Administrators should be getting prepared for systems to go fully automated with AI, into their work environment. Get ready for AI in an environment near you.
Here is a great tool for parents on how to treat bullying in schools and what options you have as a parent to stop this from continuing for your child. It's a resource method to be more proactive on the current problem. Hopefully, we all can make a difference.
Looks like this year the credit card companies are changing policy on the purchase transactions individuals make. What it means for the consumer is that if you purchase items with credit cards, you no longer will have to sign for those receipts. Let's see how long this will work, when it comes to credit card fraud.
MailTag is a great extension for Chrome created for email tracking. If you looking for a software to validate whether an email was open or not, this software is a must-have tool for everyday emailing. I am just surprised that Google hasn't yet added this feature.
Here is what you need to know if you are a cord cutter and want DVR service. In part, carriers are going to do whatever it takes to make you pay for this service. But if you can rise one step above this feature, you can still beat carriers at their own game. Here are some great helpful tips.
Looks like Muse wants to bring Amazon Alexa to your car and the funny thing is that it's not even made by Amazon. It's a cool device and I am wondering why Amazon is keeping very quiet about this or it's just looking the other way for now, until it gets ready. But having Alexa in the car is a plus.
I gave this information to some user's a while back. Back in the new world of information highway, you never know when things might come back and haunt you. So for starters everyone should take control of their surfing habits and make sure Google doesn't have everything that you have searched for. Because as far as I remember. These are your personal searching habits, not theirs or anyone to judge on what you do and where you go when your online.
Here is another free online backup and file synching solution, with easier understanding of your computer. Made simple and just let's you backup atleast 2 gig of storage with premium plans if you need more space.
Tired of paying endless fees on backups for your computer, never knowing if you are ever going to need them. Here is an answer to your problems. With Duplicati you not only backup for free but it even encrypts your data files and uploads them. If you want to secure your backup without the fess this open source software is your answer to your problems. Give it a try.
Looks like 5G could be rolled out soon and the good thing about it this time is that it requires new infrastructure. So until the new network arrives, just sit down and get ready for the new experience.
Looks like it's not such a great idea now to store your bitlocker key using your Microsoft account. If so, existing user's should quickly look for an alternative before it's too late.
Now this bug is bad news for bitlocker encrypted drives and the sad thing about it is that Microsoft fix, is kind of ridiculous. Why would anyone want to reformat the drive and loose everything. Not an easy fix for most user's and Microsoft should be ashamed on not trying to resolve this problem quickly.
Looks like iPhone user's had a change of heart when it came to upgrading their new devices. Not only did some user's hold back on the upgrade. They finally realized that there were new or exciting features to convince user's to want the upgrade.
I guess iPhone is having a reality update on the future of their popular phone. You decide.
Looks like is not letting anyone easily take away their products. It's now creating a free version to compete with Slack so that user's can interact with other team members. And it's a great move for the company to insure that they deliver premium products to their clients.
Looks like Google is working on an AI chatbox to replace you and the second generation version looks like it will be able to response to others, when you can't and if everything goes as planned, the application could go live.
Looks like the new AI Defender is already making headlines even before user's have a chance to make a name for itself. This is the next generation of fighting malware using artificial intelligence and you will be amazed on the things it can do without your assistance. May the battle of the malware's begin.
Looks like these companies already have overnight shipping simplified that they encourage other companies to follow the leader of the pack. Not only does it make sense but in every way or form it's the ideal way on how companies should ship goods daily.